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  1. Guardian angel who kept owner safe

    Posted Sep 13th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Quill,' Mr Loo says, remembering how the labrador retriever took him to work and became his guardian angel. 'She stopped at red lights and when there were barriers or danger in front of me. ...

  2. Guardians of the word

    Posted Jan 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... among the urban young, the situation has caught the attention of the guardians of the nation's youth. Worried Beijing's slew of trendy but often nonsensical new words and expressions ... and use their mother tongue.' But sometimes the guardians can get it wrong, suggesting that their attention runs the risk of worsening, instead of improving, the situation. 'For example, ...

  3. Seoul guardians

    Posted Jun 26th 2004, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... The perilous but lucrative protection market in the Middle East has a new Asian face. South Korean outfits like NKTS are making a killing, writes Andrew Salmon The brutal killing of South Korean hostage Kim Sun-il in Iraq on Tuesday dramatically exposed t ...

  4. River guardians hope for full recovery

    Posted Apr 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kevin Sinclair Chances for a recovery of natural habitat and animals in the Tung Chung River are good, says Professor David Dudgeon, head of the department of ecology and biodiversity at the University of Hong Kong. The rich intact habitat above the bridg ...

  5. Basic Law 'guardian' dies at 78

    Posted Jul 16th 2004, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Wu Jianfan, one of the four so-called 'guardians' of the Basic Law on the mainland, has died at the age of 78 in Beijing, Xinhua reported yesterday. Wu was among ... drafting process. Together with Shao Tianren, Xiao Weiyun and Xu Chongde, he earned himself the title of 'guardian' of the Basic Law. It is understood Wu, who died on Thursday, had been ...

  6. The guardian of old Lhasa

    Posted Jul 24th 2004, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... Laurence Brahm In 1951, Lhasa was a city of 30,000 people and barely covered three sq km. Today, its 230,000 citizens sprawl over 54 sq km. Black and white photos from half a century ago show the city split into two sections. Those in the Dalai Lama' ...

  7. Third of Iran's MPs resign over ban

    Posted Feb 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... restrictions imposed by the hardline Guardian Council would be a foregone conclusion. 'An election whose result is clear beforehand is treason to the rights and ideals of the nation,' ... of the Guardian Council. On Saturday, Mr Khatami suggested his government would not go ahead with the vote, which he called undemocratic because the Islamic clerics have disqualified more than 2,400 ...

  8. A song and dance

    Posted Feb 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and forth to suit certain sections of the community.' Sure enough, the 'guardians of morality' were out in force after adverts featuring Carey in a very sensual pose began appearing. ... the 'guardians', saying that Sunday was not appropriate as it coincided with Maal Hijrah, the first day of the Muslim New Year. Carey parried this blow by saying she would instead hold her concert last ...

  9. Harry Goh Goh wins award

    Posted Apr 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and understanding between eastern and western cultures. The story is about Wong (better known as Harry Goh Goh) and his unlikely guardian angel, played by Scott, learning to juggle life's five ...

  10. Family Trust

    Posted Feb 29th 2004, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... the author of Legally Blonde is just as unbelievable. The heroine, Becca Reinhart, 31, is a workaholic. But her life is turned upside down when her best friend dies and makes her the guardian of her ...




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